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Panasonic tough tablet subject to 'battery recall'

Panasonic tough tablet subject to 'battery recall'

The battery pack supplied with some models of the Toughpad FZ-G1 may pose "a fire risk", according to the ACCC.
Apr 19 2017, 9:38AM
JB Hi-Fi recalls universal charger

JB Hi-Fi recalls universal charger

A defect in some of the chargers could potentially result in fire or serious injury, according to the recall notice.
Feb 27 2017, 11:42AM
Photos: inside the Note 7 testing labs

Photos: inside the Note 7 testing labs

See how extensive testing found that batteries were, according to Samsung, the cause of severe overheating of Galaxy Note 7 smartphones.
Jan 24 2017, 10:46AM
Samsung explains how batteries caused Note 7 overheating

Samsung explains how batteries caused Note 7 overheating

The smartphone manufacturer has announced the results of extensive testing into the cause of the problem, and new quality assurance measures.
Jan 23 2017, 2:43PM
Two recalls: be careful what you plug in

Two recalls: be careful what you plug in

A 'PowerCube' and a plug for a power adapter have been recalled over the last few weeks. Here's what to do if you have one.
Jan 9 2017, 1:53PM
Toshiba extends notebook battery recall

Toshiba extends notebook battery recall

The ACCC has issued an urgent warning to more Toshiba laptop users over fears batteries could overheat and catch on fire.
Nov 17 2016, 2:55PM
Samsung re-recalls Galaxy Note7

Samsung re-recalls Galaxy Note7

Things have gone from bad to worse for Samsung.
Oct 13 2016, 5:21AM
Samsung replacing Galaxy Note7 handsets following recall

Samsung replacing Galaxy Note7 handsets following recall

Galaxy Note7 replacements are arriving. Here's how to tell which handsets don't have the overheating flaw.
Sep 20 2016, 11:50AM
Samsung to recall Galaxy Note 7 after overheating reports

Samsung to recall Galaxy Note 7 after overheating reports

Samsung acknowledges the handset has a 'battery cell issue'.
Sep 2 2016, 7:15PM
HP batteries recalled

HP batteries recalled

Another batch of notebook batteries has been recalled due to potential overheating.
Jun 21 2016, 11:29AM
Surface Pro power cables recalled

Surface Pro power cables recalled

We reported a spate of safety recalls relating to tech products last winter, and while all seemed quiet since then we now have the first recall of 2016 and it involves one of the biggest names in the IT industry.
Jan 25 2016, 4:41PM
Defective PowerGuard tablet chargers recalled

Defective PowerGuard tablet chargers recalled

Certain PowerGuard tablet chargers have been recalled as they pose a safety hazard.
Aug 10 2015, 4:15PM
Power cables, power banks recalled due to fire risk

Power cables, power banks recalled due to fire risk

Two products that may be in or around your office are subject to safety recalls. A mains cable and a power bank have been recalled as they may present fire hazards.
May 11 2015, 1:25PM
iPad accessory case recalled over fire, shock fears

iPad accessory case recalled over fire, shock fears

An all-in-one iPad accessory kit has been recalled by the ACCC due to the possibility of electric shock and fire.
Aug 21 2012, 1:03PM

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